Crawling to 26

HAPPY CINCO DE MAYO!!

I need a good margarita today. Like a Monster Margarita that I can share with my favorite girls!
Yesterday was not a good day in my world. After posting The Bad, The Good, and The Ugly – things got a little worse and a little more ugly! To go along with the boot on my right foot, I also now have stitches in my right hand. Actually, on my right thumb to be exact.
The story of my hand is emotionally and physically painful, so I won’t be sharing it here.
Do you know how hard it is to do things one sided? Sucks! When it rains, it pours!
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We are 5 days into May, and you probably noticed I have said nothing about my goals. Last months goals got pushed aside when I got my new job. Sad, but true. The first 5 days of May have hit me like a ton of bricks. I am limited to going work and “rest” for the foreseeable future.
So where does that leave me?
Well, I am turning 26 at the end of this month. Honestly, I feel like I am crawling to my 26th Birthday. This year has not been what I thought or hoped it would be.Of all the goals I set for this year, I right now I am proud of a few things:
  1. Finally landing a new job. A good one at that, with room for me to move and grow!
  2. I registered and I am running my first ever 5k on my birthday!
  3. The changes I made while going Vegetarian, even if just for a few weeks.
Finishing the 5k with a smile on my face seems like a pretty huge goal right now, all things considered.
But you know what?
I know I will finish the 5k, because I will have the greatest supports and friends running with me!
I also know I am the only one who can change the amount of success I have this year.
Only I determine mysuccess and failures.My goals for the month of May:
  • Let myself Heal. So I can finish the month healthy and strong!
  • Give myself Time. Use this time to my advantage and reevaluate.

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How do you approach birthdays? How do you like to celebrate? 

Do you look it like New Years and make new goals or resolutions? Or is it just another day?
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One thought on “Crawling to 26

  1. Shannon @ BetterNextTime

    I like a good birthday resolution! I had one last year, and success was the best bday present I got. My bday’s in November, so I’m currently shopping for my next bday goal. 🙂

    And CONGRATS on the new job – that’s a huge change, and I think your May goals are perfect for it.

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